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In Memory of Marine Cpl Dustin J. Lee & Honoring K9 Lex

I met Dustin's Uncle on a police website. He had requested me to add him as a friend when I looked at his profile.

His entire profile was devoted to his nephew. It was completely amazing to me.

Marine Cpl Dustin J. Lee was born April 7, 1986, Killed March 21, 2007 in Fallujah, Iraq. He was only 20 years old. Dustin was born in Meridian, MS, graduated from Quitman High School in 2004. He was stationed at MCLB, HQ BN in Albany GA, before deploying for Iraq. Cpl Dustin J. Lee was a Marine K9 handler attached to
3rd Recon Battalion in Fallujah when the attack happened. His dog Lex received injuries but non life-threatening.

His Uncle is not only a police officer however his father is also a LEO; Mississippi Highway Patrol Jerome Lee.

"He always wanted to call the dispatcher on the radio to tell them I was in service," said Jerome Lee Thursday afternoon. "I let him play with t

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Added: May-12-2008 
By: leomemorial
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Iraq, Other
Tags: Marine Corporal Dustin Lee, Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper Jerome Lee, Marines, Police Memorial, Fallujah, K9 Lex
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States (load item map)
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